SRQ Announces the 2019 Localpreneur of the Year Award Winners

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Developed to recognize entrepreneurs who have made impactful regional contributions, the ‘Localpreneur of the Year’ program celebrates locally-owned business owners who have earned the respect of their peers in the following areas: corporate acumen, innovation, philanthropy, leadership and community impact. This year, the five Localpreneur winners were announced at the Annual SB2 State of the Regional Economy symposium at the Hyatt Regency Sarasota on Thursday January 24, 2019. SRQ MEDIA is pleased to announce the 2019 Localpreneurs of the Year: Kelly Ison, Einstein Pets; Candice McElyea, One Eight Oh PR; Paul Mattison, Mattison’s Restaurant and Catering; Pete Petersen, Dealers United; Brett Wallin, Walt’s Fish Market and Restaurant. Congratulations to our Localpreneur winners and to the award honorees and nominees. We are proud to have you as drivers of the local economy. Thank you to our SB2 host sponsors Hyatt Regency Sarasota and audio visual sponsor PSAV.

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